|part of speech:
||an act, instance, or process of selecting, or the condition of being selected.
His selection of a tie for work was always done with impatience.No one could understand the boss's selection of this person for the job.The selection of class president is done by a vote.She was surprised at her selection for this honor.
- choice, election, pick
- similar words:
||something or someone selected.
She is this year's selection for the award.He wasn't really happy with his selection of dessert.
- choice, pick
||a group from which things or people may be selected.
This store has a large selection of vegetables.
||in biology, the process by which one organism survives over another; natural selection.
- natural selection
||alternative, aria, arrangement, array, assignment, assortment, choice, crop, drawing, election, excerpt, extract, fare, nomination, passage, pick, preference